Those 16 and over may receive COVID-19 vaccination

wtihout appointment Tuesday, April 20


CINCINNATI, OH (April 19, 2021) – The U.C. Health COVID-19 vaccination center is offering ‘no appointment required’ COVID-19 vaccinations for individuals 16 and older who wish to receive the vaccine. 

U.C. Health Vaccination Center (Photo Courtesy U.C. Health)

Those individuals may receive the vaccination without an appointment at U.C. Health on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. The UC Health COVID-19 Community Vaccination Center is located at the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute in Clifton in a drive-through setting.

Between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 20, individuals seeking a COVID-19 vaccine may drive into the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute parking garage without an advance appointment.

They will be registered on-site, receive a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and will be scheduled for a second appointment. The vaccination center primarily administers the Pfizer vaccine.

All individuals age 16 and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine at UC Health as part of the state of Ohio’s distribution plan. You do NOT have to be an Ohio resident or a UC Health patient to receive a vaccination.

Dr. Brett Kissela receives his first dose in the Moderna vaccine trial. Mary Burns, PharmD, a pharmacist at UC Health, administers the first dose. (FIlE Photo Provided)

A photo ID is required, and individuals age 16 or 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

The UC Health COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic is located at 3113 Bellevue Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229.

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NOTE: Advisory information provided by Amanda Nageleisen, Director of Corporate Media Relations, U.C. Health